VEISHEA Glass Sale: Saturday 10am-6pm in Old Sweeney

April 15, 2011

Its VEISHEA weekend! Too bad its also rainy, windy, and 41 degrees outside. To anyone wandering around the Iowa State campus tomorrow, please stop by the ISU Gaffers’ Guild glassblowing studio. You can warm up, watch the glassblowers work their magic, and buy glass made by members of our club (hint: Mother’s day is only […]


Art Mart 2010

November 30, 2010

The Workspace’s Annual Art Mart Sale will be held this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the M-Shop in the ISU Memorial Union. Items for sale include pottery, jewelry, baskets, prints. As always, there will also be LOTS of glass for sale from the ISU Gaffers’ Guild. At least twice a year the Gaffers’ Guild has […]


Of Lightbulbs and Beads

October 21, 2010

Last fall, I took a intro lampworking class with my friend, Amanda. I enjoyed it so much that I set up my own little mini-studio in the garage. I’ve made a few pieces of jewelry as presents, but mostly the finished beads just sit in little organized boxes waiting to become something brilliant. A couple […]


Glass Sale!

April 16, 2010

I just want to remind anyone who might be in Ames this Saturday that the ISU glassblowing club, The Gaffers’ Guild, will be holding their annual VEISHEA sale from 10am-6pm in Old Sweeney (next to the water tower). Be sure to stop by, check out all the great pieces for sale, and watch some demonstrations. […]